The success of sanctions against Iran depends in large part on Russian cooperation. Russia is an important international actor, particularly because it still possesses nearly half of the world's nuclear weapons.
The nation is still not bracing properly for the potential consequences of high winds and rising water.
A sound education, helpful mentors and internships will lead to young American entrepreneurs and a foundation for future economic prosperity.
In a local and national race this close, every vote is important.
Our elected officials must be careful when slashing government services, so core responsibilities can be maintained.
Missourians must be wary of bogus charities seeking donations to capitalize on Hurricane Sandy and other disasters.
Bert Malone, vice president of Missouri Public Health Association, thinks investing in public health funding will strengthen the nation's health infrastructure.
Hugh McVey, the president of the Missouri AFL-CIO, says the choice between Claire McCaskill and Todd Akin is clear.
The monster that shut down New York became the monster that shut down a presidential campaign. In that regard, it touched all Americans.
The senator's support of cap-and-trade system and EPA regulations could cost Missouri residents.
The drop-off in Missouri judicial retention elections was 16 percent in 2010.
As education leaders, our job is to cultivate the student as a whole, to help them grow and thrive personally, and to care for their health and safety so that one day, their contributions can benefit all of society.
Businesses need good schools, both for their employees' families, and to provide a pool of qualified future employees. Missouri is failing in this regard. Proposition B is just a first step to righting that ship.
Missouri residents fear Section 537.340 of the Missouri Revised Statutes will infringe on property and due process rights.
With a stock of nuclear weapons on both sides, conflict over missile defense shields and strategic war plans with nuclear strike options, U.S.-Russian relations haven't entirely left the Cold War behind.
The United States and Russia still have thousands of ready-to-launch nuclear weapons that could hit their targets within minutes.
Barack Obama's thoughtful demeanor and Mitt Romney's anti-war agenda in the third debate meant neither candidate emerged as a frontrunner with the election just two weeks away.
Voters will render a verdict on the future of the Missouri Plan with Constitutional Amendment 3, and, in our opinion, it would unnecessarily change a nonpartisan court plan that has been imitated by more than 30 states across the nation.
There are other ways to pay for the Columbia Regional Airport expansion, other than increasing the hotel tax.
Political campaign ads won't stop Wall Street greed, but a financial transaction tax might.